Inside Miami’s Luxury Car Hustle: Fake it ‘Til You Make It

  • Published on:  9/13/2018
  • “The car business in general is a tough business. The car rental business, even more so. Anybody who finds out they can make money and drive a Ferrari, I mean, they’re diving in head first,” says Matt Cruz, owner of MVP Exotic Rentals, a legitimate luxury car rental business based in Miami.

    But when everybody wants to be a celebrity, how to you tell the difference between faking it and making it? The game is finesse, and with the allure of getting behind the wheel of the world’s most expensive cars, who wouldn’t want to play?

    In a world where likes and fame can be bought and the filtered facade of Instagram reigns supreme, VICE meets some of the legit — and the not-so-legit — players that cater luxury car rentals to the biggest rappers, athletes, and celebrities of the moment.

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  • ezzzze2c
    ezzzze2c 54 minutes ago

    Forced multiculturalism = no trust

  • terence sims
    terence sims 2 hours ago

    This was one of my fav

  • Karla GonzRome
    Karla GonzRome 3 hours ago

    As a non American I thought Jason from The Good Place was an exaggeration. Turns out they were right

  • Mr. 1000 CC
    Mr. 1000 CC 3 hours ago

    That is the 305 in a nutshell.

  • Gleen Allen
    Gleen Allen 20 hours ago

    So this idiots just said he saved $900k by doing music, club promotion and drugs.. Well, buddy, you just made the fed's job super easy. LOL
    Ask Murder Inc how that worked out for them.. LOL

  • MRmountpepp
    MRmountpepp yesterday

    shout out to money man

  • supboii
    supboii yesterday


  • supboii
    supboii yesterday

    guy literally talking about drug dealing,robing STOOPID

  • uathirstybitch bitch

    I don't beleive him when he says he was a producer for we the best music! Lol! You can tell he lies a lot for attention and clout. Its sad that people are that pathetic.

  • Jake Evans
    Jake Evans yesterday

    This guy incriminated himself about 30 times

  • Ronny Gooz
    Ronny Gooz yesterday+1

    Cover Mo Vlogs as well 😂

  • Benny AOneBlanco
    Benny AOneBlanco 2 days ago

    What happens when it gets stolen crashed ext

  • ruata vangchhia
    ruata vangchhia 2 days ago

    Just be happy at your own level, that's it

  • titopug
    titopug 2 days ago


  • rob Romeo
    rob Romeo 2 days ago

    Lol this was so sad. What a loser

  • Ricky Sequeiros
    Ricky Sequeiros 2 days ago

    I was born and raised in 305 this the truth the dumbest shit that Miami is that it's all finessed left been to all bunch of places and cities and I found more real people in other cities than Miami

  • Pete Kennedy
    Pete Kennedy 3 days ago

    The graphics on the new GTA are incredible

  • D Fen
    D Fen 3 days ago

    mans doesn't know shit about his own cars

  • Eugene B
    Eugene B 3 days ago

    Faghags snorting fake cocaine

  • Swifty
    Swifty 3 days ago

    shit that last bit kinda got me